Petunia Pickle Bottom Giveaway & Sweets Party!

Sweet Treats Party for Petunia Pickle Bottom! *Giveaway*

Hi fabulous readers! Today is a super exciting one at Pizzazzerie! We are so thrilled to be partnering up with the oh-so-chic Petunia Pickle Bottom! After receiving the Cosmopolitan Carryall in black forest cake, I became instantly smitten with the clever designs, stylish looks, and fabulous options from PPB! So smitten, in fact, that the darling team at Petunia Pickle Bottom and I decided to partner up for a giveaway and sweet treats party! With one of their collections perfectly known as “Cake“, it was only fitting to serve up some sweet cake alongside a giveway for all of YOU!

Petunia Pickle Bottom Giveaway & Sweets Party!

I fell in love with their Spring 2014 collection which includes the Captivating Corinth print. The gorgeous aqua-green and yellow is so perfect for “spring”, especially after such a cold and dreary winter. And GUESS WHAT?! We’re so excited to be giving one lucky reader a City Caryall in Captivating Corinth print AND (I know, it gets better!!) the Beginnings Book in Captivating Corinth too! One lucky mama will win both of those items, woohoo! Throw that confetti! Details on entering at bottom of post…

Sweet Treats Party for Petunia Pickle Bottom! *Giveaway*

Time for a little treat for all of us! I decided this giveaway called for a SWEETS PARTY, inspired by Captivating Corinth of course! My favorite cupcake recipe for you to try! I served these up with cookies in the print made by the fabulous Sweet E’s Cookies!

Here are the instructions for making these delicious cupcakes + a printable recipe below!

Sweet Treats Party for Petunia Pickle Bottom! *Giveaway*

I frosted these cupcakes with a Wilton Star Tip (you can find these at a local craft or cake store). Simply swirl and lift up (starting from the outside into the center). Add a white shimmer Sixlet candy for a little garnish and ta-da!

Sweet Treats Party for Petunia Pickle Bottom! *Giveaway*

Serve up your cupcakes on a simple white cake stand with little yellow flowers! And of course, a sweet treats party needs something pretty to sip on! Lemonade is an easy drink that is sure to please your sweet-eaters! Jazz up your glasses by tying on a coordinating ribbon and a flower garnish! It’s the little things that truly make a party special!

Sweet Treats Party for Petunia Pickle Bottom! *Giveaway*

Get the full recipe (and of course enter our giveaway below)! Enjoy a few more pictures because desserts are just too cute..

Sweet Treats Party for Petunia Pickle Bottom! *Giveaway*Sweet Treats Party for Petunia Pickle Bottom! *Giveaway*

Best Vanilla Cupcakes

Ingredients

  • 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp. baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 6 Tbs. (3/4 stick) unsalted butter, at room temperature
  • 1 large egg + 1 egg white
  • 2 teaspoons. vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • Vanilla Frosting
  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 3-4 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1-2 tablespoons milk or heavy cream

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.Fill muffin pan with liners.
  2. In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder and salt. In a large bowl.
  3. In an electric mixer, beat together the sugar and butter on medium-high speed until light and fluffy, 2 to 3 minutes.
  4. Reduce the speed to low and add the egg and egg white one at a time, beating well after each addition, then beat in the vanilla and almond.
  5. Add the flour mixture in 3 additions, alternating with the milk in 2 additions, beating until just combined; scrape down the sides of the bowl as needed. Increase the speed to medium-high and beat just until no traces of flour remain (roughly 30 seconds). Be careful not to OVER-beat!
  6. Fill each cupcake liner until 2/3 full. Bake until tops are golden brown and toothpick inserted comes out clean. Roughly 18-20 minutes. Let cool.
  7. For Frosting
  8. In an electric mixer, beat butter until light and cream (about 2 minutes).
  9. Add in powdered sugar 1 cup at a time, mixing well between each addition.
  10. Add milk or heavy cream and extracts. Beat on medium for 2-3 minutes or until thick and fluffy.
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Comments

  1. 41

    Love the color scheme. Both colors are my favorites! Those cupcakes are scrumptious and I can’t wait to whip them up this weekend to enjoy some with my family!

  2. 42

    I always drool over these bags!! I just had my 6th baby and would love a stylish new diaper bag. Thanks :)

  3. 43

    Third (and final) baby is making an appearance this summer and so I am definitely going to need a diaper bag. I’ve never had a PPB bag but I’ve heard good things so I’d love the opportunity to use one for this baby.

  4. 44
    Elizabeth says:

    Okay…. Now I’m
    Hungry :)

  5. 45
    Kimberly w. says:

    I’ve been a huge ppb fan for six years now – following their style evolution, being a major advocate for the brand, and of course building my ppb collection! I would love to add these to it!

  6. 46

    Would love to carry this PPB with me as I welcome Baby #1 in May!! Thank you for the chance!!

  7. 47
    Kristin J says:

    love that turquoise, yellow, white color scheme! And love PPB!

  8. 48

    Love all things Pizzazzerie and Petunia Pickle Bottom!!!

  9. 49
    Cindy B says:

    I hope to win because I love all things PPB that I’ve seen but it’s not in the budget typically so it’d be real nice to win one. Thanks.

  10. 50
    joanna garcia says:

    Love the bag and this party! would be great for my baby boy baby sprinkle! =0) love Petunia pickle bottom bags! they are the best and would so need one!

  11. 51

    I just found out I am pregnant with baby #3 :) I’m in need of a diaper bag that will fit stuff for my toddler, my 8 month old and soon to be new little one!

  12. 52
    Geraldyne says:

    This would be perfect for my sister and her little baby girl.

  13. 53
    Miriam Kasarda says:

    Our first and only is due in September and I have been eyeing PPB bags since we started trying!

  14. 54
    jamie vance says:

    I should win because I’ve never won ANYTHING lol! Plus I have 3 kids and we live on 1 income so budget is tight :). My hubby is a drill sgt in the army so with his busy schedule I took over running the house hold.

  15. 55
    Teresa Honores says:

    Having a baby real soon and this print is the best and i love that it will come with the beginnings book too! this will be our first boy and with two toddlers in the house already anything for better organization, comfort and ease will be great like this!

  16. 56
    Jennifer says:

    I’d love to win this, as i had been holding out purchasing a PPB bag for my little man until the spring patterns arrived- and this one is my FAV too! Not to mention, he just turned 1 month old, and is still in need of this adorable bag! =)

  17. 57

    Why do I deserve to win? Does loving my other PPB bag count?!

  18. 58
    Sarah Trout says:

    Love the colors and the design of this bag! With three under 5 I love that this is the perfect size for us!

  19. 59

    Even before I found out I was pregnant I knew I wanted a PPB bag. They’re so stylish and functional!
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  20. 60
    Brianna Thompson says:

    I’d love to win this, these colors are fantastic for spring!! Love the quality of Petunia !! Wish these goodies came along with the bag, they look amazing!!

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